£79,860 - £100,000 / year
Applications are invited for a Consultant Geriatrician to join one of our clients at a Trust based in a fantastic location close to Central London.
Our client is one of the largest acute trusts in the country. The dedicated workforce of 7,000 staff and volunteers serve the local population of around 750,000, from a wide range of social and ethnic groups. The Department currently provides specialist services for acute frailty, falls, dementia, orthogeriatrics, surgical liaison and Parkinson’s disease.
The Care of the Elderly Department has undergone a major transformation over the last 5 years. It is one of the first departments in the country to have a dedicated elderly short stay unit and specialist frailty unit open 24 hours per day 7 days a week. The Trusts discharges approximately 1,600 patients from the Elderly Care wards each year whilst still focusing on quality of care.
The appointee must have the following to be eligible for this post:
* Applicants must have entry on the GMC Specialist Register for Geriatrics via CCT (proposed CCT date must be within 6 months of the interview date), CESR or European Community Rights.
* For candidates who reside abroad you must have completed the necessary language test (IELTS / OET / NARIC) before applying. You must be able to satisfy the language test requirements of the UKVI remit.
You will join a team of 8 Consultants, 6 Locum Consultants, 8 Trust Grade Registrars, 6 Training post specialist Registars/ST, 1 Specialty Doctor, 16 Trust Grade SHO's, 4 FY2 doctors, 6 GPVTS Trainees, 1 Core Trainee and 9 FY1 doctors.
If you want more information on this position then please apply now!
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